August 8, 1917|
|Died||November 21, 2007
Ann Arbor, Michigan
|Institutions||University of Michigan|
|Alma mater||University of Chicago|
|Known for||Survey research on fertility|
|Notable awards||IUSSP Laureate
Dr. Ronald Freedman was an international demographer and founder of the Population Studies Center at the University of Michigan. He led pioneering survey research on fertility in Asia.
Freedman was the recipient of many honors and awards over his career. He was a Guggenheim Fellow, a Fulbright Fellow, President of the Population Association of America, a member of the National Academy of Sciences, winner of the Irene B. Taeuber Award from the Population Association of America and the Office of Population Research. He was also a Laureate of the International Union for the Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP).
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